Marinated Cucumbers & Onions

Barbara Pace

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@GOODFOODGROUPIE

My husband and I enjoy these by themselves, mixed with tomatoes, or placed on top of a mixed green salad.


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Serves:
6
Prep:
2 Hr 30 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

2
english cucumbers
1
yellow onion
2 Tbsp
salt
1/2 c
water
1/2 c
apple cider vinegar
1/3 c
sugar
pepper, to taste (optional)

Step-By-Step

1Peel & thinly slice cucumbers & onions.

2Place the cucumbers in a colander on a plate. Sprinkle with 1 T of salt. Place onions on top of cucumbers and sprinkle with 1 T of salt.

3Place in refrigerator or cover with plastic wrap and place a freezer pack on top for 2 hours.

4Meanwhile, place water, vinegar & sugar in a small pot and heat until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat & allow to cool.

5After 2 hours, squeeze as much liquid as possible from the cucumbers & onions as possible. Place in a bowl, season with pepper, if desired, and pour marinade mixture over them. Refrigerate.

6Remove from marinade to serve.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American